Born in Pennsylvania on May 24, 1910. Love came to Los Angeles in 1930. In the Yellow Pages he found a cartoonist who gave him animation lessons. He submitted a drawing of Mickey Mouse to Walt Disney and was hired for $18 a week. He remained with Disney for ten years and helped animate Mickey as the Sorcerer's Apprentice in "Fantasia." He then continued in animation for MGM, Lantz Studios, and Hanna-Barbera. Love died in Valencia, CA on May 8, 1996.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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